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NIST Forensic Measurement Challenge
Release Date: 05/14/2012

Recently, NIST announced the availability of $2.5 million for funding criminal justice applications that use new scientific discoveries. … more

Combining Centuries-Old Mathematical Theorems Provides an Efficient Approach for Characterizing the Shape of Nanoparticles
Release Date: 03/14/2012

Gregg Gallatin, a researcher at the NIST Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology , has shown that combining a nineteenth century flux theorem … more

NBS Physics Site Honored
Release Date: 11/14/2011

At the event. (l-r): Katharine Gebbie (PML), Allen Sessoms (UDC), and Kate Kirby (APS). Photo credit: Michael Lucibella/APS News.  The American … more

Safe Fluids for Jet Engine Texts
Release Date: 11/02/2011

A sailor assigned to Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Department tests an aircraft jet engine for defects aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln. … more

NIST Digital Library of Mathematical Functions Receives IT Award
Release Date: 10/25/2011

Government Computer News magazine has honored the Digital Library of Mathematical Functions (DLMF), which the National Institute of Standards and … more

Report of Dialogue on Measurements for Complex Fluid Formulation
Release Date: 05/05/2011

On May 3, 2011, the Complex Fluids Group and the Microrheometry Project hosted a meeting with manufacturers (in the United States and United … more

Energy & Fuels highlights NIST paper
Release Date: 04/27/2011

Energy & Fuels highlights NIST paper Energy & Fuels is the premier journal for research in all areas of the chemistry of nonnuclear energy … more

NIST Expert Software 'Lowers the Stress' on Materials Problems
Release Date: 03/01/2011

Before you can build that improved turbojet engine, before you can create that longer-lasting battery, you have to ensure all the newfangled … more

NIST Team Awarded Millions of Supercomputing Hours, Aims for 'Concrete Results'
Release Date: 12/08/2010

This simulation depicts flow in a rheometer, as its rotating vane's blade begins to stir a suspension of particles. Colors represent the quadrant … more

Seven U.S. Organizations Honored with the 2010 Baldrige National Quality Award
Release Date: 11/23/2010

Three Small Businesses Chosen for the First Time in a Single Year WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke today named seven … more

NIST Releases Successor to Venerable Handbook of Math Functions
Release Date: 05/11/2010

GAITHERSBURG, Md. -- After a decade of preparation, the U.S. Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has … more

Theorists Close In on Improved Atomic Property Predictions
Release Date: 01/12/2010

Scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Indiana University (IU) have determined* the most accurate values ever … more

Quantum Computers Will Require Complex Software to Manage Errors
Release Date: 04/07/2009

Highlighting another challenge to the development of quantum computers, theorists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) … more

NIST Releases Preview of Much-Anticipated Online Mathematics Reference
Release Date: 06/24/2008

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released a five-chapter preview of the much-anticipated online Digital Library of … more

‘Combinatorial’ Approach Squashes Software Bugs Faster, Cheaper
Release Date: 12/12/2007

A team of computer scientists and mathematicians from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the University of Texas, … more

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